Google Lit Trips allows students to tour the places where the characters they read about are living. This website has over 35 pre-created trips that teachers and students can download and run through Google Earth. The lit trips are easy to navigate and organized by grade level. The website also gives step by step instructions on how teachers can create their own lit trips, tips for using Google Earth and ideas for integrating Google Lit trips into your current curriculum.
Google Lit Trips - Dec 8, 2009 - Google, Google Earth - Teq Blog
3rd - 5th Grade Teachers ~ Literature Circles are a great way to support and meet the Common Core Standards for Speech and Language! This comprehensive literature circle resource is overflowing with everything you need to introduce, organize, and manage literature circles in your classroom. It makes managing the literature circle groups and monitoring the connected common core standards a breeze!
Winter Literacy Craftivities - provide teachers and students with 3 different fun, yet rigorous, craftivities for Winter. There is a Comprehension Snowman with questions to fit any text, Penguin Paragraph with 6 different writing prompts, and a Figurative Language Snowglobe. $